The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 12 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 -  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 4.35% 4.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £27,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,097
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.50%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 13.04% 9.52% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 16
Median salary £27,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,625 £24,850 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Wigan

DNS
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in Wigan.

Salary trend for DNS in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) LAN
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
6 3 (37.50%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) HP